Mental Illness

NAMI Mental Illness Support Group

For families with seriously mentally ill loved ones.
First and third Sunday of each month, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m., in Stewart Lounge.

St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church is committed to providing information, support and encouragement for those suffering from mental illness and for families and friends of those suffering from mental illness. The Mental Illness Task Force provides current information on symptoms, treatment and upcoming lectures and seminars.

Small groups are also available for those dealing with personal mental illness. Contact Karen Natland, 949.433.8852.

C.O.P.E. - A Support Group for Care Partners

A loving and committed support group to help you cope while learning survival skills. We want to help you preserve the joy and love you have in your relationship. As you share your burdens, you also share your joys trusting God, who loves and cares for you. We meet the third Tuesday of each month, Stewart Lounge, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Contact: Donna Shockley, 949.675.1904 or Roger Riley, 949.697.8707.

O.C. Aspergers Support Group

Third Monday of each month from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. in Dierenfield Hall.

For those with autism spectrum and their families. Contact Linda Henry for more info,

Support Group for Adults and Parents of Teens with Aspergers Syndrome

Saturdays | 10:00 a.m. | 12:00 p.m. | Room E218 A and B
This group will be taught by Dr. A. Gantman.

Schedule for 2016 as follows:

Parents of teens | January 23, April 23, July 23, October 22

Adults Only Support Group (ages 21 and older) |  February 27, May 28, August 27, November 19

Communication Skills for Adults based on PEERS (ages 25 and older) | March 26, June 25, September 24, December 17

Contact Linda Henry for more info,


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